Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0095p54 | Miscellaneous/other 1 | BSPED2023

Incidence, aetiology and outcome of infants presenting with low sodium and high potassium – population surveillance study in Wales

Pryce Rebekah , Hegde Shivaram , Tuthill David , Cheetham Tim , Tse Yincent

Background: Infants presenting with life threatening hyponatraemia and hyperkalaemia present a diagnostic conundrum that can reflect abnormally low aldosterone production (e.g. congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH), renal resistance to aldosterone associated with infected urinary tract malformations or single gene disorders also associated with failure of the kidney to respond to aldosterone (pseudohypoaldosteronism). Although incidence figures for individual c...

ea0051p083 | Diabetes | BSPED2017

Introduction of school-based diabetes clinics: QI project to engage frequent non-attenders and improve young people’s self-management

Alins-Sahun Yolanda , Camara Kerry , Gething Kate , Tse Yincent , Gane Jason , Schenk Daniel

Background: Optimizing attendance rates in outpatientÂ’s clinics is important to ensure good clinical care and to avoid waste of scarce medical resources. In 2016, we identified a cohort of 17 teenagers that frequently Do Not Attend (DNA) the Paediatric Diabetes Multidisciplinary Clinics, compromising patient care and reducing compliance with NICE and BPT standards. As this cohort was found to be enrolled in a cluster of 5 schools we explored the benefit of taking diabetes...